UK regulators criticised for fine on Barclays chief

UK regulators criticised for fine on Barclays chief

UK regulators have been criticised for being too soft on Barclays chief executive Jes Staley after they decided to fine him for trying to unmask a whistleblower but concluded he will not be banned over the affair. In the landmark decision, Barclays will avoid any sanctions by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Bank of […]

GOP megadonor Friess announces run for Wyoming governor

GOP megadonor Friess announces run for Wyoming governor

Foster Friess said in 2017 that he was interested in running for Senate, possibly even in a primary against Republican Sen. John Barrasso. | Keith Srakocic/AP Photo By DANIEL STRAUSS 04/20/2018 01:39 PM EDT Updated 04/20/2018 04:08 PM EDT 2018-04-20T04:08-0400 Republican megadonor Foster Friess announced Friday that he will run for governor of Wyoming. Friess […]

Earle Bruce, a Winning Ohio State Football Coach, Dies at 87

Earle Bruce, a Winning Ohio State Football Coach, Dies at 87

As head coach in 1986 and ’87, Bruce mentored a young graduate assistant on his staff named Urban Meyer, who is now Ohio State’s head coach, winner of a national championship in 2014. “I’ve made it clear many times that, other than my father, Coach Bruce was the most influential man in my life,” Meyer […]

US army trainers try to build West Africa defenses against jihad

US army trainers try to build West Africa defenses against jihad

OUALLAM, Niger (Reuters) – Kicking up clouds of pink Saharan dust, U.S. military trainers impersonated militants, waved flags saying “death to outsiders” and threw smoke grenades toward approaching Nigerien commandos this week, as a surveillance drone hovered overhead.  The joint military exercises between U.S.-led Western forces and several West African nations, dubbed “Flintlock”, have been […]

Wells Fargo Fined $1B for Mortgage, Auto Lending Abuses

Wells Fargo Fined $1B for Mortgage, Auto Lending Abuses

Wells Fargo Fined $1B for Mortgage, Auto Lending Abuses  U.S. News & World Report How Wells Fargo’s $1 Billion Settlement Affects Its Earnings  Wall Street Journal Wells Fargo agrees to pay $1 billion to settle customer abuses  Reuters Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection Announces Settlement With Wells Fargo For Auto-Loan Administration and …  Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Wells Fargo […]

Tribeca 2018: All the red carpet looks and celebrity sightings

Tribeca 2018: All the red carpet looks and celebrity sightings

Jennifer Kline, AOL.com Apr 19th 2018 9:37AM The 2018 Tribeca Film Festival is underway, which means New York is crawling — even more than usual! — with some of the world’s most famous faces. Festival founder Robert De Niro will make regular appearances, but more rare sightings come from high-profile galas and screeners. WEDNESDAY: It all […]

A 'Rare' Green Moon To Appear On 4/20? Sorry Social Media Hoaxed Us Again!

A 'Rare' Green Moon To Appear On 4/20? Sorry Social Media Hoaxed Us Again!

A social media hoax has been disputed, much to the dismay of 4/20 celebrators. A “green moon” was supposed to appear in the night sky on the same day as the unofficial National Weed Day.  ( Matt Cardy | Getty Images ) While many people are celebrating the unofficial but popular “National Weed Day“, they […]